Scottish Half Marathon

Covid-19 postpones Scottish Half Marathon

10 Jul 2020 12:02
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Results 2018: Scottish Half Marathon + 10K

24 Sep 2018 15:50
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Scottish Half Marathon Kevin Liddle took top spot in 01:12:16. He bested Paul Featherstone who crossed the finish line 13 secondes behind him. Jason Kelly got the third place in 01:13:54. In the women’s race, Chloe Cox got a win, finishing with a time of 01:23:32 , ahead of Claire Thompson (01:23:34). The third place went to Keira Gore with a

Records tumble at Scottish Half Marathon + 10K

25 Sep 2017 18:37
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Around 5,000 runners crossed the finish line at today’s Scottish Half Marathon + 10K which took place along the magnificent Golf Coast and finished in style at Musselburgh Racecourse. A bright East Lothian morning welcomed the 10K runners, who set off at 9am, heading east along the coast before turning and heading back towards Musselburgh Racecourse for their grandstand finish. The

Stage set for fascinating club battle at Scottish Half Marathon

18 Sep 2017 15:02
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The fast and flat elevation profile of the Scottish Half Marathon and Scottish 10K routes have proved a big draw for club runners chasing fast times in recent years, and 2017 looks to be no different. Among those set to toe the line later this month is Ross Houston. The Central AC athlete, who represented Scotland in the marathon at the

Mackie defends Scottish Half Marathon title as Lauder sets new course record

19 Sep 2016 13:30
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Over 5,000 runners took part in the Scottish Half Marathon and the Scottish 10K today, which both finished at the spectacular Musselburgh Racecourse. Thousands of supporters packed the streets on a bright, sunny day in East Lothian. An estimated £500,000 was raised for charity by runners, in particular for official race charity Cancer Research UK. The 10K kicked off proceedings at

Scottish Half Marathon: All the road closures

16 Sep 2016 00:00
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Strong elite fields set for Scottish Half Marathon battle

08 Sep 2016 13:41
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Edinburgh AC’s Bryan Mackie (pictured) will defend his title at the 2016 Scottish Half Marathon on Sunday 18th September, but will face stiff competition from a competitive men’s field. Mackie raced to victory in 2015 in a time of 1 hour 11 minutes and 33 seconds and is hoping for another successful run this year: “I’m really excited to be heading

Thousands take part in Scottish Half Marathon

21 Sep 2015 10:55
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Around 4,000 runners took part in the second Scottish Half Marathon on Saturday, further building on the huge success achieved at the event’s debut last year. Thousands packed the streets to support runners in bright and sunny conditions. An estimated £500,000 was raised for charity by runners, in particular for official race charity Cancer Research UK. The race was won by

Impressive Line-up For Scottish Half Marathon 2015

12 Sep 2015 09:45
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A strong domestic field is set to vie for the prizes at this month’s Scottish Half Marathon. Last year’s male winner Bryan Mackie (City of Edinburgh) will be looking to defend his title, however last year’s female winner Helen Bonsor (Carnethy) will not be taking part in this year’s event due to other commitments. Mackie headed home the elite men in

Steven Waterston takes part in his first ever Scottish Half Marathon

12 Aug 2015 14:05
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Think inspirational athletes and it conjures names such as Mo Farah, Paula Radcliffe and Jo Pavey. Yet running is a sport where there are often equally inspiring figures sat in the middle of the pack. Take Steven WatersTon for example, who will be taking part in his first Scottish Half Marathon this September. A former Army chef, Steven suffered a brain

Director apologises over 'too long' Half Marathon

27 Nov 2014 00:00
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Entries open for 2015 Scottish Half Marathon

11 Sep 2014 06:10
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Olympic and Commonwealth judo medallist Gemma Gibbons and Olympic marathon runner Freya Murray are urging runners to sign up for the 2015 Scottish Half Marathon. Entries are now open for the 2015 race, which will take place on Saturday 19 September after a hugely successful inaugural staging of the Scottish Half Marathon on Saturday 6 September where just under 3,000 runners

Thousands take part in first ever Scottish Half Marathon

07 Sep 2014 04:20
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Around 3,000 runners took part in the inaugural Scottish Half Marathon on Saturday, delivering another incredible Scottish sporting occasion following the Glasgow Commonwealth Games and just ahead of this month’s Ryder Cup in Gleneagles. Olympic and Commonwealth judo silver medallist Gemma Gibbons was the official race starter and set the thousands of runners off from Meadowhill Sports Centre in Tranent at

Impressive line-up for inaugural Scottish Half Marathon

30 Jul 2014 14:30
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If you want to take part in the event, you can try to win an entry with our contest. An impressive field of top class British runners are due to line up at the start of the inaugural Scottish Half Marathon on Saturday 6th September. A host of quality runners have signed up to take part in the 13-mile run which

Freya Ross gives Scottish Half Marathon runners 13 top tips to run 13 miles

21 Jul 2014 09:10
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ONE of Scotland’s greatest ever distance runners, Freya Ross, gives runners taking part in the first ever Scottish Half Marathon her top tips ahead of the inaugural event this September. Freya, who represented Scotland in the 2010 Commonwealth Games, has ruled herself out of Glasgow 2014 due to a hip injury. Ross, who has a 26.2 mile best of 2:28:10 clocked